Gardening

Schist, decorative mulch


Schist is a very long-lasting decorative mineral mulch with excellent aesthetic and covering characteristics.

It is actually slate shale gravel and it can find a special place in our gardens and walkways.

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Advantages of shale mulching

  • Extremely decorative mulch
  • Durable: unalterable, incombustible, rot-proof and resistant to all climatic hazards (rain, wind, etc.)
  • Neutral ph.
  • Saves watering by limiting evaporation.
  • Prevents the growth of weeds.
  • Protects against freezing

Thanks to all these advantages,

  • you stimulate root development and therefore the growth of your plants.
  • You will enjoy more abundant flowering and an even more beautiful garden!

Purple-brown in color and very stable over the years, this mulch is particularly suitable for all beds: Trees, shrubs, green plants and flowers, indoors and outdoors.

Smart tip about shale

This mulch has many advantages, but not that of fertilizing the soil.

As an underlay, you can therefore put a layer of cocoa shells and you will thus benefit from all the advantages!


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